May 2012

Cascade Escapes: Small-town Getaways

Climb up to these nearby mountain towns for a getaway with a Western flair.

Bow Edison { Population: 133 }Be hungry. That’s the first rule of any visit to darling Bow Edison, a pair of…

Allison Austin Scheff and Roddy Scheer

Small Towns, Epic Adventures

Editorial director Rachel Hart reflects on the big discoveries we can make on even small side-trips

Sometimes in the process of producing an issue, our editors inadvertently create a “word of the issue”—a word (or words)…

Rachel Hart

Summer Road Trips: 14 Small-Town Getaways

Leave the city behind for a weekend (or longer) and explore one of these tiny Northwest towns.

For many of us, it’s not a tough trade: swapping a reliable cell signal and ubiquitous WiFi for a sweet…

Seattle Magazine Staff

Statement Pieces Perfect for Springtime Entertaining

How to bring classic spring touches to your outdoor oasis

Here comes the sun! Kick off the spring entertaining season with a fresh take on elegant outdoor style. A neutral…

John Stevens

Inside Chihuly’s New House of Glass

The new Chihuly Garden and Glass exhibit - opening Monday, May 21 - showcases the work of the world’

In 1961, while studying interior design at the University of Washington, an arty kid from Tacoma experimented with melting and…

Seattle Mag

How Seattle Became the Epicenter of Glass Art

While local glass art has Chihuly at its core, for certain, Dale himself would be the first to say t

The first thing most seattleites think about upon hearing the phrase “glass art” is Dale Chihuly. And with good reason;…

Seattle Mag